This half-day course will provide employees of public bodies with an understanding of the essential principles underlying Irish freedom of information legislation.
This half-day seminar will outline the structure and jurisdiction of the Irish courts system. It will look at the ethics involved in coaching witnesses and the direct examination and cross examination process. It will also look at legal proceedings and ancillary issues focusing on the presumption of innocence and the duty to preserve documents.
This course is intended to introduce the fundamentals of the GDPR. The comprehensive structured approach to training provides practical, in-depth understanding of the scope, core concepts, principles and requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation.
The development of public policy is a key responsibility of the Government and remains a key focus for all public servants. In recent years, policy development has embraced new more inclusive approaches, with an increased emphasis on consultation with key stakeholders and some internet based consultation processes for draft legislation. With the introduction of Regulatory Impact Analysis (RIA), policy development has become a more focused and effective process.
About this Webinar Ireland's whistleblowing regime is on the cusp of reform. Legislation implementing the EU Whistleblowing Directive is due to be passed shortly, amending the Protected Disclosures Act 2014 and possibly also the whistleblowing provisions in the Central Bank (Supervision and Enforcement) Act 2013. The changes contained in the [...]
Legal professional privilege protects all communications that occur between a professional legal adviser and their client from being disclosed without the permission of the client.
Effective corporate governance is critical in playing a role in both the private and public sector and in recent years, there has been an increased focus on the role of the Board Secretary. The role and responsibilities of the secretary can often go unrecognised but this key role is essential in ensuring the smooth functioning of the Board and its respective committees.
This seminar will take you through the contract process and will provide good foundational knowledge for both the drafting and reading of contracts.
PAI’s panel of expert speakers will cover the evaluation tools through a blend of lectures, case-studies and question-and answer sessions. At the end of the seminar, participants will have a good understanding of how the Public Spending Code should be applied in their workplace.
What this Seminar will Cover With ever evolving technologies, moving to new information systems and a move to remote and hybrid working, the cybersecurity threat landscape is growing and increasing and can create a highly negative impact on organisations. A cyber attack is an intentional and malicious effort on a [...]